| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:13 AM
The tropical system known as Humberto reached hurricane force late Tuesday, making it one of the latest first hurricanes of a season in modern history but not setting a record.
Hurricane Humberto had 80 mph winds as of 11 a.m. Wednesday, having...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Tropical Storm Ingrid, 11 p.m. advisory
OUTLOOK: What was once Hurricane Ingrid is now a tropical depression after moving far inland over eastern Mexico. The system is drenching the region with torrential rains.
Meanwhile, after regenerating into a...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:10 PM
An earlier urban flood advisory has been issued for southeast Broward County and north Palm Beach County has been discontinued.
The advisory was issued after storms produced more than 3 inches of rain in some areas.
South Florida's Tuesday forecast...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:56 AM
Tropical disturbance, 2 a.m. Wednesday
OUTLOOK: A low-pressure area over Mexico's Yucatan is expected to move over the Bay of Campeche later Wednesday. Then its core or associated moisture could flow toward Florida early next week.
WHAT FLORIDA CAN...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:48 AM
Tropical disturbance, 2 a.m. Thursday
OUTLOOK: The disturbance near Mexico's Yucatan has moved into the Gulf of Mexico, where it remains disorganized. Forecasters still expect it to intensify into a tropical depression or storm within the next day or...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 11:24 AM
There are days, weeks and months set aside for any number of good causes and reasons, so it's easy to disregard most of them unless there's a personal reason for vigilance.
Some, however, need to be given at least a nod of acknowledgment, including...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Update, 6:06 p.m.:
Tropical Storm Andrea has formed about 300 miles west of Florida, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.
Tropical storm warnings have been issued for Florida's Gulf coast, with tropical storm watches from the Jacksonville, Fla.,...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Just a few days into the hurricane season, Tropical Storm Andrea is forecast to deluge Maryland and much of the Atlantic coast Friday, prompting flash flood warnings across the Baltimore region.
The storm was not expected to pack anything close to the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Ellis Island, which greeted millions of immigrants to the United States, reopened its museum doors on Monday, a year after the aptly named Superstorm Sandy tore through much of the eastern half of the United States, killing scores of people and destroying...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 1:59 AM
Tropical Storm Chantal, 5 a.m. Tuesday advisory
OUTLOOK: Tropical Storm Chantal still is projected to aim generally toward Florida and the Bahamas over the next five days, placing the southern half of the state in the cone of error, including Orlando....
| Jul 9, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Tropical Storm Chantal is churning through the Lesser Antilles islands and possibly heading toward the East Coast, a path that is more common in the heart of hurricane season than in early July.
Not only that, but the storm is a bit "early" to begin...